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Server Developer

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Employer Datascope
Category Development
Salary Good + Equity
Type Permanent
Location UK - London

Server Developer, Top Games Studio, £Competitve + Equity!

One of the most successful games start-ups of the last few years requires a Server Developer passionate about functional programming to join their team. With the same backing behind the most successful games on facebook, this games studios main flagship game is already hugely successful and highly profitable.

They are now looking an expert Sever Developer with a range of programming skills to help continue this success, working on very interesting big scale challenges in a highly concurrent environment working with a varied cutting edge technology stack!

The Server Developer, Games should have:

  • 3 years + experience working with complex scalable, high traffic backend systems
  • Experience implementing sites in Java and ideally Scala related frameworks Ideally experience of cloud based systems and experience of scaling large systems on AWS (Amazon Web Services)
  • Experience working in highly concurrent environment and passionate about functional programming.
  • Full life cycle development experience from analysis and requirements gathering and design through to implementation, testing, launch and live operations.
  • Experience work Good knowledge of Relational and NoSQL 
  • Experience working in an Agile development environment
  • You should enjoy working in a fast-paced dynamic environment
  • You should enjoy learning new languages & techniques in your spare time and be passionate about open source technology.

It would be advantageous for the Server Developer to have:

  • iOS, Android, Unity, Git, Jenkins, Maven, Ruby, Cloudbees, Chef Passion / interest in games


A Server Developer from a banking or finance background interested in games could be of interest.

Great opportunity to work in an extremely rewarding role in a well-funded new start up founded by highly successful industry veterans with a track record of huge success!